Vegas News | Cosmopolitan Gives, Circa Progresses and Downtown Grand Upgrades

Vegas News | Cosmopolitan Gives, Circa Progresses and Downtown Grand Upgrades – TravelZork

I love this first bit of news in Las Vegas so much that I’m skipping the intro. If you’re not aware, I’ve had a crush on the Cosmopolitan for years. You’ll see in my vacation roundup when it’s posted. Here’s another reason to love the home to my favorite bar on the Vegas Strip.

Vegas News | Caesars, MGM, Wynn, and a Lot More

Vegas News | Caesars, MGM, Wynn, and a Lot More – TravelZork

Sometimes there’s big news in Las Vegas. Then again, sometimes there’s little news in Las Vegas (remember last week?). This week is sort of in the middle. There’s a lot of interesting Vegas News but nothing is a big bombshell. In order to get to everything, we’ll take a brief look at most of the news.

Vegas News | Take Cover! – Vegas Earthquake

Vegas News | Take Cover! – Vegas Earthquake – TravelZork

My week of vacation on the Vegas Strip was a great time and personally enlightening. I’ll just touch on a couple of newsy items today and will dive deeper with some kind of trip report. Coincidentally, there wasn’t much news while I was taking a break. (Well, except for a Vegas Earthquake!)

Vegas News | Vegas Looking Back and Forward

Vegas News | Vegas Looking Back and Forward – TravelZork

I believe I read on twitter that Caesars and the Cosmopolitan would be sold last week. Well, they weren’t and there isn’t too much exciting news. Have no fear, Resorts World is here to save the day! (“Vegas Looking Back”) We don’t have more news but my personal twitter had some information that people enjoyed.

Vegas News | Caesars Almost Sold, SLS to Sahara and More

Vegas News | Caesars Almost Sold, SLS to Sahara and More – TravelZork

No introduction this week. We’re going right into the strange week in “As Caesars Turns.” On Thursday night the New York Post reported that “Icahn, Caesars reject too-low takeover offer from Eldorado Resorts.” While the article mentions that the deal is still being negotiated and close to happening, the headline was slightly misleading.

Vegas News | Virgin Rooms, Circa Sports, and MGM is New Vegas

Vegas News | Virgin Rooms, Circa Sports, and MGM is New Vegas – TravelZork

Here’s a fun new promo from Las Vegas. The first Circa Sports sports book opened on Saturday at the Golden Gate. The next will Circa Sports sports book will open at The D in a couple of weeks and the big sports book at Circa should open in December 2020.

Vegas News | MGM 2020, Majestic, and A Million Dollar Football Contest

Vegas News | MGM 2020, Majestic, and A Million Dollar Football Contest – TravelZork

I had the 13, 8, 5 horses boxed with a horse that might still be running. It’s nicer to get 2nd through 4th place finishers correct but that doesn’t pay the bills. Hopefully, your Kentucky Derby was more fruitful. I’m still taking a wait and see approach to evaluating how the MGM 2020 layoffs would impact the experience in Las Vegas.